VTCT Entry Level Certificate in an Introduction to the Hair and Beauty Sector (Entry 3)

Qualification Information

VTCT Product Code: AM30036 GLH: 114 Age Restriction: 14
Qualification Number: 500/6803/9 Units: 5 - 19 Registration End Date: 31st Jul 2020
Level: Entry 3 Minimum Credits: 13

Additional Information

The VTCT Entry Level Certificate in an Introduction to the Hair and Beauty Sector (Entry 3) is a qualification that has been specifically designed to develop your practical skills through introducing you to the hair and beauty industries and how you should present a professional image in the salon.

To further enhance your practical skills you will have the opportunity to choose from the following hair and beauty units; plaiting or plaiting and twisting hair, shampoo and conditioning hair, hand or skin care, themed face painting, styling menís or womenís hair, basic make-up application, nail art application, create an image using colour or hair and beauty techniques, providing basic manicure or pedicure treatments, colour hair using temporary colour, salon reception duties, how to follow health and safety and working with others in the hair and beauty sector or how to create and maintain retail displays.

Underpinning this qualification you will develop a sound knowledge and understanding of each unit.

The purpose of this qualification is to develop your skills in both hair and beauty and will provide you with the foundation for further learning. It will also enable you to perform your own services and to assist others in the salon.



Qualification Structure

Mandatory - from this group you'll need to cover a minimum of 2 components and earn a minimum of 4 credits.

Unit Code Unit Ref Unit Title Level Credits GLH
UV30330 A/502/3800 Introduction to the hair and beauty sector Entry 3 2 20
UV30331 F/502/3801 Presenting a professional image in a salon Entry 3 2 20



Optional - from this group you'll need to cover a minimum of 3 components and earn a minimum of 9 credits.

Unit Code Unit Ref Unit Title Level Credits GLH
UV10416 R/601/3557 Providing basic manicure treatment 1 3 30
UV10417 L/601/3556 Providing basic pedicure treatment 1 3 30
UV10477 A/600/6327 Follow health and safety in the salon 1 3 22
UV10478 H/600/6323 Working with others in the hair and beauty sector 1 2 19
UV10479 Y/600/4875 Create a hair and beauty image 1 3 30
UV10480 R/600/4874 Colour hair using temporary colour 1 3 30
UV10481 R/600/6334 Salon reception duties 1 3 22
UV10482 Y/600/6335 Create and maintain retail displays in the salon 1 2 17
UV30332 K/502/3467 Hand care Entry 3 3 30
UV30333 K/502/3470 Nail art application 1 3 30
UV30334 T/502/3469 Create an image using colour for the hair and beauty sector Entry 3 3 30
UV30335 Y/502/3464 Skin care Entry 3 3 30
UV30336 L/502/3753 Shampoo and conditioning Entry 3 3 30
UV30337 A/502/3795 Styling men's hair 1 3 30
UV30338 F/502/3796 Styling women's hair 1 3 30
UV30339 J/502/3797 Basic make-up application 1 3 30
UV30340 L/502/3803 Themed face painting 1 3 30
UV30341 R/502/3804 Hair plaiting Entry 3 3 30
UV30342 Y/502/3805 Plaiting and twisting hair 1 3 30



*For full details of the Rules of Combination for this qualification please see the Qualification Specification/Record of Assessment book.

Documents


*To find specifications for individual units, click on the "Structure" tab of your chosen qualification, select the unit code in the left hand column and on the new page click on the "Download unit book" tab under the unit title.

Centres approved to run this qualification

VTCT accredits centres to offer our qualifications, but cannot advise which centres are running particular courses at any time. Please contact the centre directly to find out if they currently offering your chosen qualification.

NB: The location displayed for each centre is based upon the centre's main address. The location displayed is not necessarily the only location that the centre can deliver VTCT qualifications from. For further information on a centre's delivery capabilities please select the centre's website address.

Centre Name Telephone Website Location
Central Bedfordshire College - Dunstable Campus 01582 477776 Visit website Bedfordshire - Central Bedfordshire
Barnfield College 01582 569500 Visit website Bedfordshire - Luton
South Gloucestershire and Stroud College - Filton Campus 0117 909 2357 Visit website Bristol, City of
Furness College 01229 825017 Visit website Cumbria
Lees Brook Community School - The Skills Academy 01332 671723 Visit website Derbyshire - Derby
Exeter Royal Academy for Deaf Education 01392 267023 Visit website Devon
Hair@theAcademy 07974 750699 Visit website Devon
Bella Marie Training Academy 07817453787 Visit website Durham
@ Hair Academy 07445 868142 Visit website Durham - Stockton-on-Tees
Stockton Riverside College 01642 865400 Visit website Durham - Stockton-on-Tees
East Sussex College - Eastbourne 0303 003 9300 Visit website East Sussex
The Manchester College - Harpurhey Campus 0161 909 6655 Visit website Greater Manchester - Manchester
Castle Hill High School 0161 285 3925 Visit website Greater Manchester - Stockport
Tyler Lee Hair Company 01942 206253 Visit website Greater Manchester - Wigan
Basingstoke College of Technology 01256 354141 Visit website Hampshire
Eastleigh College 023 8091 1028 Visit website Hampshire
Farnborough College of Technology 01252 407208 Visit website Hampshire
Highbury College 023 9238 3131 Visit website Hampshire - Portsmouth
The Isle of Wight College 01983 526631 Visit website Isle of Wight
North Kent College - Gravesend 01322 629400 Visit website Kent
Rowhill School 01474 705377 Visit website Kent
Al Hayat Languages Ltd 01254 433736 Visit website Lancashire - Blackburn with Darwen
Loughborough College 01509 215831 Visit website Leicestershire
Grantham College 01476 400226 Visit website Lincolnshire
Barnet and Southgate College 020 3764 8000 Visit website London - Barnet
Positive Pathways Academy 01322 436285 Visit website London - Bexley
College of North West London 0208 208 5879 Visit website London - Brent
Bromley College of Further & Higher Education (LSEC) - Bromley Campus 020 8295 7000 Visit website London - Bromley
Shooters Hill Sixth Form College 0208 319 9700 Visit website London - Greenwich
West London College 020 7565 1200 Visit website London - Hammersmith and Fulham
HCUC Harrow 020 8909 6451 Visit website London - Harrow
LSCollege - Lewisham Campus 020 3757 3000 Visit website London - Lewisham
New City College - Redbridge Campus 020 8548 7400 Visit website London - Redbridge
Waltham Forest Adult Learning Service 020 8496 2974 Visit website London - Waltham Forest
Waltham Forest College 020 8501 8120 Visit website London - Waltham Forest
Lord Derby Academy 0151 477 8860 Visit website Merseyside - Knowsley
LivAva Training Academy 0151 651 0101 Visit website Merseyside - Wirral
The Powder Rooms Beauty Academy 07799730354 Visit website North Yorkshire - Middlesbrough
North Nottinghamshire College 01709 722 683 Visit website Nottinghamshire
West Nottinghamshire College 01623 627191 Visit website Nottinghamshire
Banbury and Bicester College part of Activate Learning 0808 168 6626 Visit website Oxfordshire
City of Oxford College part of Activate Learning 01865 550550 Visit website Oxfordshire
Shrewsbury Colleges Group 01743 342342 Visit website Shropshire
Bath College 01225 312191 Visit website Somerset - Bath and North East Somerset
Barnsley College 01226 216710 Visit website South Yorkshire - Barnsley
Cirque Skills Pathway CIC 01302 340107 Visit website South Yorkshire - Doncaster
Oracle Training Consultants Ltd - Doncaster 01302 813900 Visit website South Yorkshire - Doncaster
Oracle Training Consultants Ltd - Rotherham 01709 720746 Visit website South Yorkshire - Rotherham
West Suffolk College 01284 701301 Visit website Suffolk
East Surrey College 01737 772611 Visit website Surrey
Barnardo’s Employment and Training Skills North 0191 2963367 Visit website Tyne And Wear - North Tyneside
Headmasters Hair Academy 0121 459 9053 Visit website West Midlands - Birmingham
The Academy Training Hair and Beauty Limited 024 7655 9559 Visit website West Midlands - Coventry
Sandwell College of Further and Higher Education 0121 556 6000 Visit website West Midlands - Sandwell
Solihull College 0121 678 7000 Visit website West Midlands - Solihull
Leeds City College - Keighley Campus 01535 685000 Visit website West Yorkshire - Bradford
Leeds City College - The Printworks Campus 0113 284 6362 Visit website West Yorkshire - Leeds
Fairfield Neighbourhood Learning Centre 01905 758420 Visit website Worcestershire
Grafters Academy +353 85 1221432 Visit website Ireland
Decorum Aesthetics NI 028 9122 6426 Visit website Ards and North Down
Rutledge Training Limited 028 7035 1812 Visit website Causeway Coast and Glens
Edinburgh College - Granton Campus 0131 297 9572 Visit website Edinburgh
Edinburgh College - Milton Road Campus 0131 297 9040 Visit website Edinburgh, City of
Medusa Training Academy 01324 622185 Visit website Falkirk
Fife College 01592 223400 Visit website Fife
Grwp Llandrillo Menai - Coleg Llandrillo 01492 546666 Visit website Conwy
Grwp Llandrillo Menai - Coleg Llandrillo, Rhyl 01745 354797 Visit website Denbighshire
Neath Port Talbot College - Coleg Castell Nedd Port Talbot 01639 648200 Visit website Neath Port Talbot
Coleg y Cymoedd - Aberdare 01685 887500 Visit website Rhondda Cynon Taff
Coleg y Cymoedd - Rhondda 01443 663202 Visit website Rhondda Cynon Taff
Cardiff and Vale College - Barry Campus 01446 725000 Visit website Vale of Glamorgan
St Christopher's School 01978 346910 Visit website Wrexham

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